|Human Reproduction - Audio Productions, Inc.|
Though this sex education film concentrates on presenting the anatomy and physiology of human reproduction in sober medical terms, its release kicked off a controversy in many American cities and towns over the legitimacy of sex education in the public schools. The film is narrated from the point of view of an adult who tries to decide how to answer his son's natural questions about sex and reproduction...
Keywords: Sex education; Biology: Reproduction; Families
Downloads: 82,283 (7 reviews)
|Newport Cigarette Commercial #4|
A television commercial for Newport cigarettes.
Downloads: 37,423 (12 reviews)
Downloads: 14,100 (13 reviews)
|Jay Can Do It|
Shows how an 11-year old boy and his brothers share each other's interests and activities. Shows projects such as building a tree house, baking cookies and coloring Easter eggs. Suggests the character-building value of experimenting, creating and doing a job well.
Keywords: need keyword
Downloads: 8,867 (13 reviews)
|Alcohol Trigger Films for Junior High: The Party, The Mother, The Bride - Nowak (Amram) Associates|
Three short dramatic, open-ended situations designed to provoke discussion in alcohol education programs. Includes "The Party," in which a new boy wants to make friends and offers his house for a party while his parents are away; "The Mother," in which an intoxicated mother picks up her daughter and a friend at a shopping mall and then embarrasses the daughter in front of a boy; and "The Ride," in which younger students are offered drinks by older friends and then invited to go for a ride.
Keywords: Substance abuse: Alcohol; Teenagers: 1970s; Substance abuse: Drugs
Downloads: 22,470 (11 reviews)
|Age 13 (Part I) - Sid Davis|
The inner life of an "at-risk" teenager, told in an idiosyncratic and often surreal manner. A key film by Sid Davis, who is beginning to emerge as one of the great unsung talents of educational filmmaking. Shot in working-class Inglewood, Hollywood and other parts of the Los Angeles basin.
Downloads: 31,594 (11 reviews)
|Stranger, The - Cozzolino (Joseph S.)|
Homemade cautionary drama about the case of a young girl who is abducted and murdered by a stranger. Director and Photographer: Joseph S. Cozzolino. With Tolie Cozzolino (Mother); Rennie Knight (Girl); Danny Knight (Stranger); Steve Knight (Boy); Ron McHenry and R. Anderson (Deputies). Filmed in and around Santa Rosa, California. Kodachrome.
Keywords: Safety: Children; Crime and criminals; San Francisco Bay Area: Sonoma County
Downloads: 9,830 (15 reviews)
|Molly Grows Up - Photo & Sound Productions for Medical Arts Productions|
Menstruation education film for young teenage girls, redolent with dated detail.
Keywords: Sex education; Gender roles; Children
Downloads: 91,815 (19 reviews)
|Days of Our Years - Dudley Pictures Corporation|
Disturbing and sometimes maudlin trilogy of accidents and their effects on railroad workers and their families, shot with virtuosity in working-class Los Angeles.
Keywords: Safety: Occupational; Transportation: Railroad; Occupations: Transportation
Downloads: 19,505 (16 reviews)
|Skateboard Sense - Sid Davis Productions|
Safety film about the (then) new hobby of skateboarding. Produced by Sid Davis.
Downloads: 75,467 (15 reviews)
|Children Must Learn, The - Educational Film Institute of New York University and Documentary Film Productions, Inc.|
Educating the children of Appalachia. Director: Willard Van Dyke. Script: Spencer Pollard. Photography: Bob Churchill. Narration: Myron McCormick. Editor: Irving Lerner. Music: Fred Stewart.
Keywords: Education; Appalachia; Rural America
Downloads: 26,674 (18 reviews)
|Safety: Harm Hides at Home|
Uses a story about children who are rescued from accidents at home to create an awareness of home safety and provides examples for accident prevention.
Downloads: 20,692 (15 reviews)
|Co-Ed Secrets Stag Film|
Keywords: need keyword; Stag
Downloads: 173,710 (23 reviews)
|As Boys Grow - Medical Arts Productions|
Sex education film aimed at teenage boys, with the coach as authority figure and teacher.
Keywords: Sex education; Children; Gender roles
Downloads: 296,407 (22 reviews)
|This Is Hormel - Unknown|
Perhaps one of the most disturbing films in the Prelinger collection. Do you really want to see your meat being prepared?
Keywords: Food industry: Meat production; Minnesota (History and culture); Animals: Pigs
Downloads: 41,208 (28 reviews)
|Television Commercials (1950s-1960s) - Various|
Examples of broadcast advertising from the 1950s and 1960s.
Keywords: Advertising: Television commercials; Consumerism
Downloads: 142,074 (32 reviews)
|Visit to Santa, A - Williams (Clem) Films|
Santa Claus rides in a parade and walks kids through a relentless department-store Christmas display. Filmed in Pittsburgh.
Keywords: Christmas; Santa Claus; Consumerism
Downloads: 56,778 (50 reviews)
|My Japan - U.S. Treasury Department|
Complex and disturbing anti-Japanese propaganda film produced to spur the sale of U.S. war bonds. CONTENT ADVISORY: Explicit racism and extreme violence.
Keywords: World War II: Japan; Propaganda; World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 256,463 (94 reviews)
|Boys Beware - Sid Davis|
Anti-homosexual film targeted at teenage boys, urging them to avoid encounters with potential molesters.
Keywords: Homosexualities; Crime and criminals (Molestation); Los Angeles
Downloads: 249,515 (115 reviews)